We issue a range of certificates including certificates of provisional and full registration, proof of entry on the register, certificates of current professional status or good standing, and specialist or general practice certificates. This section explains the types of certificate we offer, and how you can request one from us.

Request a certificate of good standing

Guidance on requesting a certificate of good standing from us to send to another regulator or an employer. 

Types of certificates

We issue full and provisional registration certificates. They show a doctor was registered with us on the date issued.
These certificates confirm eligibility for a doctor's entry onto the specialist or general practice registers.
We issue certificates showing a doctor’s registration status at the time it was issued.
We send certificates to overseas regulators and employers to confirm a doctor’s good standing with us.